Weight: 411 grams
Size: 9.5 x 8 cm
Amazing big amethyst heart with lots of crystals! This heart is hand carved in Brazil. You will receive the exact piece as shown in the pictures.
Origin and history.
Amethyst is the trade name for the purple varity of quartz. In the last years the name amethyst is also used for other kinds of quartz like green, red or pink. The beautiful purple color is created by iron in combination with ionizing radiation. Amethyst can be lavender to deep purple in color. Amethyst used to be very popular with the Egyptians and Romans, and it still is today. It is the most popular and best sold mineral in the world. Depending on the quality, the prices can be reasonable to very expensive. Amethyst is found in many places, but the most beautiful pieces have come from Brazil for years. In the Middle Ages it was believed that Amethyst could help against drunkenness. That is why the bishops drank their wine from an amethyst cup.
Possible healing properties.
Amethyst is known for its calming effect. It is a widely used mineral for sleeping problems and also very popular against headaches. Amethyst de-stresses and calms the mind. Both energetically and physically. Reduces nightmares and helps you sleep more deeply, so you wake up less at night. Apart from the healing effect, Amethyst also has a deep vibration and is in contact with the third eye. Where the answers are hidden, also called our inner knowing. Amethyst is great to meditate with, but also to carry with you on stressful days. In terms of energy, amethyst is also suitable for children and pregnant women. Combine amethyst with a rose quartz and clear quartz for a golden triangle. The ultimate harmonic energy.
– Amethyst was used in the Middle Ages to see if drinks were poisoned. Amethyst discolors when it comes into contact with some plant substances.
– In Uruguay stands the largest amethyst ever found. Its named The “Empress of Uruguay” and she is no less than 3.27 meters high and weighs 2500 kilograms!
*This information is not scientifically proven, it is based on the experience of users and therapists. The properties mentioned are in no way intended to replace diagnosis or treatment by a qualified doctor or therapist.